Sexual Harassment Still ‘Normal’ in Low-Wage Jobs [USA]

Author: Jane Slaughter, Labor Notes (USA), Published on: 5 March 2014

...The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says the restaurant industry is the largest source of sexual harassment claims…[T]he Coalition of Immokalee Workers…finds harassment of women farmworkers to be pervasive. In a national survey of 4,300 restaurant workers…more than one in 10 workers reported that they or a co-worker had experienced sexual harassment…A 2010 study of farmworker women found 80 percent had experienced sexual harassment at work… [Refers to Applebee’s, Cracker Barrel (part of CBRL Group), Denny’s, IHOP, KFC (part of YUM!), McDonald’s, Ruby Tuesday, Sonic]

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Related companies: Applebee's International CBRL Group Cracker Barrel (part of CBRL Group) Denny's KFC (part of YUM!) McDonald's Ruby Tuesday YUM!